Astronomers want to check whether the asteroid is emitting any artificial radio signals which could indicate that it may be more than just a space rock.
The North Atlantic right whale could go extinct in about 20 years if no action is taken to save them.
Researchers found common personality traits - including positivity, stubbornness and optimism - in citizens of a group of Italian villages where many live well into their 90s.
The Great Red Spot is one of Solar System's most famous storms measuring 16,000km across, or nearly one and half times as wide as Earth.
The historic mission will also see SpaceX attempt to launch a previously used orbit rocket and a pre-flown Dragon capsule for the first time.
Heartbroken parents, Georgie and Bryan Hall from Halesworth, Suffolk, are now urging all parents to vaccinate their children against the deadly disease.
The drawings were discovered at Isaac Newton's childhood home, the Woolsthorpe Manor in Lincolnshire, England.
'Man flu' is the much-debated phenomenon where a man suffering from cold, flu or other minor ailment is regarded as exaggerating his symptoms.
A new review of cheetah populations in southern Africa suggests there are far fewer of the animals than previously thought.
The genetic mutation which causes the deadly disease has been corrected for the first time, scientists say.
The Thomas Fire grew by 56,000 acres on Sunday and is now just 10 percent contained, down from 15 percent the day before.
Over 50 US mayors have signed a deal to combat climate change in a similar fashion to the Paris Climate agreement.
Donald Trump reportedly drinks 12 cans of Diet Coke a day - so what does that do to the body?
Heavy snow led to travel disruptions, traffic accidents and school closures – as well as snowman building, sledging and a flurry of pretty pictures
Mount Hope replaces Mount Jackson as the UK's tallest mountain as per the latest measurements by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS).